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John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.

4887 Arthur Wellesley

AUTHOR:Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington (1769–1852)
QUOTATION:There is no mistake; there has been no mistake; and there shall be no mistake. 1
ATTRIBUTION:Letter to Mr. Huskisson.
Note 1.
This gave rise to the slang expression, “And no mistake.”—Words on Wellington, p. 122. [back]